The NCAA cleared UNLV freshman forward Derrick Jones Jr. today to practice and receive his scholarship money, but not to play.
UNLV sent a release stating it intends to appeal for full clearance.
UNLV plays Air Force in the first round of the Mountain West tournament at 1:30 p.m. today at the Thomas & Mack Center.
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